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BOATERS RESCUED BY OPP MARINE UNIT The Upper Ottawa Valley OPP Marine Unit was called into action June 23rd after a 9-1-1 call came in just before noon from a boater in distress on the Ottawa River. The boat’s engine failed and the high winds sent the 10-foot aluminum boat into an uncontrolled drift across the...

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June 29  • 

No more prayer at County council

From now on there will be no more prayer to open meetings of Renfrew County Council. On Wednesday (June 24) after careful consideration of a legal...

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June 29  • 

New medical building, road near RVH

The Town of Renfrew and Renfrew Victoria Hospital have teamed up to build a new road that will provide better access to a medical building planned...

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June 29  • 

Cash for Life windfall for local pair

An Arnprior man and a Perth woman have hit the jackpot. William Lightbody and Tracey Charron recently picked up a cheque for $1.35-million as they...

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June 27  • 

Farmers pay tribute to one of their own

Thursday (June 25) was a sad day in Pakenham as the local farming community paid tribute to a dairy farmer who was killed in a farming accident last...

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June 26  • 

ANGEL CAKE

3 egg yolks ¾ C cold water 1 ¼ C white sugar 1 ½ C flour 1 tsp baking powder 3 egg whites, beaten stiff Beat the egg yolks and...

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June 25  • 

ROCKY ROAD PIZZA

½ C white sugar ½ C brown sugar ½ C soft butter ½ C peanut butter 1 tsp vanilla 1 egg 1 ½ C flour 1 C mini...

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June 24  • 

SPANISH BUN

Cake: 1 ½ C brown sugar ¾ C butter 3 eggs 1 C milk 2 C flour 3 tsp baking powder 1 tbsp cinnamon 1 tsp ginger ½ tsp...

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June 23  • 

Valley police busy so far in June

NATSIS SENTENCING IN OCTOBER Pembroke dentist Christy Natsis will find out what her future holds when she returns to court in October to face...

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June 23  • 

Bishop, Frizell off to Pan-Am Games

Eganville’s Melissa Bishop and Perth’s Sultana Frizell have been officially named to Team Canada for the upcoming Pan-Am Games in...

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June 23  • 

Symetra Tour title for Henderson

Smiths Falls’ Brooke Henderson has another title to add to her quickly growing resume. The 17-year-old captured her third professional victory...

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June 23  • 

Pakenham man killed on farm

A Friday morning accident (June 19) at a family farm near Pakenham claimed the life of a 24-year-old man. Police reports indicate the man was...

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June 23  • 

Be careful around Pembroke bridge

Police have issued a warning to all those using the Ottawa River near the Inter Provincial Bridge in Pembroke. Currently the bridge is under...

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June 23  • 

CARROT PINEAPPLE MUFFINS

1 C white sugar 2/3 C oil 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla ½ C crushed pineapple with juice 1 C grated carrots 1 ½ C flour 1 tsp baking...

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June 22  • 

Public board looking for trustee candidate

The Renfrew County District School Board is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the role of trustee for the Arnprior and McNab-Braeside...

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